Cheap SAA Flights to London

London London is the capital city of the United Kingdom. With a population of more than 8.1 million, it is a thriving metropolis abundant with extraordinary adventure and historic sights. London offers a vibrant nightlife, endless shopping and tour guides. Popular attractions include Westminster Abbey, the River Thames and the British Museum.

Prepare for an epic adventure because cheap SAA flights to London are available! South African Airways (SAA) flies to over 35 destinations across Africa, the Middle East, Australia, Europe, and North and South America. SAA began operations on 1 February 1934 and has been influential to the airline industry in South Africa. The airline has retained a 4-star Skytrax rating for the sixteenth consecutive year. Along with flying to all major domestic airports, SAA is the only airline to operate a direct flight from Johannesburg to New York City. You’re guaranteed to find your perfect SAA flight with Travelstart!

About London

Airport information

Heathrow Airport is a 17-minute drive from London’s city centre, while Gatwick Airport is a 30-minute drive away. There are several transport options available at both airports. At Heathrow Airport, you can take a train to central London located at Terminals 2, 3 and 5. The London Underground stations are located in Terminals 2 and 3 as well as underground in the basements of the terminal buildings. There are taxis outside each Heathrow terminal and car hire companies at the airport. Trains, car hire, taxis and busses are also available at Gatwick Airport.

Main attractions

There are many incredible attractions in London, including Big Ben, The Tower of London and Madame Tussauds.

SAA Flights to London are available from the following regional airports:

Things to do in London


Explore the best parks in London for a tranquil refreshing moment away from the city bustle. Enjoy a calming stroll through Hyde Park where there are endless activities to partake in. Smell the roses at Regent’s Park which is also home to London’s largest outdoor sports area.


London is home to many intriguing attractions and places of interest. Make sure you’re wearing a comfortable pair of shoes for all the walking you’ll be doing. Visit Buckingham Palace, the British Museum, Big Ben and the National Gallery for a taste of London!


London’s markets are ideal shopping destinations for everything from food to art to antiques, and clothes. Explore top markets such as Borough Market, Brick Lane Market and Portobello Road Market. A visit to any of these fantastic markets is a chance to immerse yourself in the diverse cultures present in the city.

Where to stay in London

Eden Plaza Kensington

This 3-star hotel offers a chic yet comfortable atmosphere. It is situated opposite the most famous museums in London – the National History, Science and Victoria & Albert Museums. Eden Plaza Kensington is ideal for business and leisure travellers. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a bar, airport shuttle and air-conditioning.

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Holiday Inn Express London-Hammersmith

This relaxed 4-star hotel is a stylish space great for business and leisure travellers. It also received an 8.8 rating for children which makes it a great hotel for families. The renowned hospitability brand guarantees a relaxing stay. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a bar, breakfast buffet and air conditioning.

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Plaza on the River

Located on the South Bank of the River Thames, this 5-star luxury hotel is a top pick in London. The breathtaking views adds to the ambience of this incredible hotel. It is ideally situated to nearby London attractions. Amenities include a fitness centre, restaurant, bar, and conference centre.

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